Eat Smart: A Call to Action - .5 Clock Hour

Description:

This course is provided by the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services - MOCACFP.

Description: This module provides an overview of the problem of overweight and obesity in our country, the challenges facing children related to healthy eating, ways childcare providers can participate in Eat Smart Childcare, and an introduction to Eat Smart childcare.

Objectives:
• Describe the problem of overweight in 2 to 5 year old children
• List the possible consequences of being overweight as a young child
• Describe the role of the child care environment and of child care staff in helping to prevent overweight in children
• List some ways in which your child care facility can help children eat healthier

When you have completed the course, a certificate of completion is available to you in your Transcript (Click on the the My Transcipt link).

Clock Hours: .5 Hour

Eat Smart: A Call to Action - .5 Clock Hour